Profile of Louis Power

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  • Birth without breakfast

    The practice began after Curtis Lester Mendelson, an obstetrician and cardiologist from the U.S., published research in 1946 about what came to ...

  • Coping with SAD

    Every year around this time, an estimated one in five Newfoundlanders and Labradorians experience some symptoms of seasonal affective disorder ...

  • Making mummeries

    No amount of rain could cancel the parade, which attracted hundreds of mummers of all ages and varying species (at least one goat was present, ...

  • Giving home for the holidays

    Adam Smith doesn’t know who will occupy the nine beds, but he knows his colleagues at Choices for Youth will be there for them.As a team lead for ...

  • N.L. preparing for new residents as Syrian refugees arrive in Canada

    The men, women, teens and young children — a few of the 4.3 million Syrians displaced by the country’s civil war — were expected to arrive in ...

  • Sr. Margie Taylor given first N.L. Human Rights Award

    She’s been with the Sisters of Mercy for 48 years, and has worked with people from many walks of life. Being non-judgmental has always been an ...

  • Installation trashed without notice: artist

    The artist got in touch with the recreation and parks department of the City of St. John’s about her missing work, and was told it had been ...

  • Making room for refugees

    Most of them were strangers before the Syrian refugee crisis was widely covered by media. A handful of Torbay residents form the core group of ...

  • 7 ways to volunteer to help refugees

    Here are a few suggestions, many of which were outlined at a volunteer information session by the Association for New Canadians (ANC) Tuesday ...

  • Megan Gail Coles' 'Falling Trees' debuts Wednesday

    Between winning the BMO Winterset Award and the John Savage First Book Award for her book “Eating Habits of the Chronically Lonesome,” and being ...